Leon Spierer


Leon Spierer was honored as a Stamps Distinguished Visitor at the University of Miami Frost School of Music in the first season, 2003-2004. He served for 30 years as first concertmaster of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra and was the first concertmaster of the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra from 1958 to 1963. Spierer was awarded the Prize of German Music Critics for “versatility in the interpretation of different musical styles” in 1969.

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